Cops: Man attacks woman with pipe, slams boy to ground in the Bronx

Billie Rama
October 31, 2019 - 7:38 pm
Man attacks woman with pipe in the Bronx



NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are looking for a man accused of attacking a 13-year-old boy and a 58-year-old woman in the Bronx in two separate attacks.

At around 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 18, the suspect approached the teen from behind on Willis Avenue and East 144th Street. He then covered the teen's eyes and slammed the boy to the ground, police said. The boy was not seriously injured.

Man attacks woman with pipe in the Bronx

At around 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, the suspect approached a 58-year-old woman from behind and hit her with a metal pipe near Walton Avenue and East 144th Street, police said. She broker her right arm in the attack and was taken to a nearby hospital.

Police released surveillance images of the suspect and are hoping the public can help identify him.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStopperswebsite at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.

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